See also: Kempa and kępa

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kempa (giant), from Old English cempa (warrior, fighter, champion), from Proto-West Germanic *kampijō (fighter), ultimately from Latin campus.

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NounEdit

kempa m (genitive singular kempu, nominative plural kempur)

  1. hero, warrior

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit कम्प (kampa, tremor, shaking, quake). Doublet of gempa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kəmˈpa]
  • Hyphenation: kêm‧pa

NounEdit

kempa (plural kempa-kempa, first-person possessive kempaku, second-person possessive kempamu, third-person possessive kempanya)

  1. press, clamp.
    Synonym: apitan

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